Recommended Tourist Routes

Fragrance of Little Kyoto: Hita Mameda Tour
Duration: approx. 3 hrs.
Access to Hita
From Hakata Station
Train (express): approx. 1 hr 10 min.
From Fukuoka Airport
Highway Bus: approx. 1 hr 15 min.
From Yufuin Station
Train (express): approx. 1 hr.
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1Hita City Tourist Information Center

Rent-a-cycle available at the tourist information center in the Hita Station building.

Rent-a-Cycle Approx. 7 min.Walking Approx. 15 min.

2Kuncho Sake Museum

Free admission and free sake samples.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.
Rent-a-Cycle Approx. 7 min.Walking Approx. 15 min.

3Tenryo Hina Dolls

An exquisite display of over 3,000 traditional hina dolls in lavish costumes and decors.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.
Rent-a-Cycle Approx. 1 min.Walking Approx. 3 min.

4Kohidangishoshimaya

Enjoy a relaxing coffee and snack time at this 150 year old merchant house turned coffee shop/restaurant establishment..

  • Duration: approx. 30 min.
Rent-a-Cycle Approx. 2 min.Walking Approx. 5 min.

5Kusanohonke

The Prefecture's oldest merchant house building in existence displaying valuable artifacts from the Edo period. Only open four times a year.

  • Duration: approx. 20 min.
Rent-a-Cycle Approx. 15 min.Walking Approx. 30 min.

6Ayu Yanaba (Fish Catching Site)

Try out the traditional fishing method and enjoy the salted and grill ayu sweetfish.

  • Duration: approx. 40 min.
Return to Hita Station, to Yufuin/Beppu/Oita/Fukuoka